travel

travel

Postby Anne on Sun May 10, 2015 5:16 pm

Dear prof,

Are these good sentences :

- When I was 18 years old, I went on a camping trip with my boyfriend.
- Because we were young we find it a nice type of holiday, now I want do that anymore.

Thanks,

Anne
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Re: travel

Postby prof on Tue May 12, 2015 1:51 am

The second sentence is ungrammatical for two reasons.

If you use a past tense ('we were young') you need the dependent clause to have the same tense ('we found it'). Also 'anymore' goes with a negative. So you want to do more of something, or you do not want to do it anymore.

The first sentence is fine.
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